Welcome to Pineappleland: Summer in Andersonville

Spend Your Summer in Andersonville I’ve always loved pineapple. I brought some with me to the first Midsommarfest I worked with the Andersonville Chamber Commerce as an energizing snack I could quickly eat while making loops around the festival footprint. I put a note on the container of my pre-cut organic fruit to show it […]

Summer Starts Here

Midsommarfest takes place June 10-12 Chicago is a city of neighborhoods, and Andersonville is just one of the neighborhoods nestled on its north side. First established as a farming community in the 1850s, the retail district we know today began as an enclave of small businesses started by Swedish immigrants who moved north to escape […]